Definition of fondness in English:

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fondness

Pronunciation: /ˈfändnəs/

noun

Affection or liking for someone or something: I remember him with great fondness I have a fondness for spicy food
More example sentences
  • Not alone was he a perfectionist but he brought a great sense of devotion and fondness to his work.
  • But she was not too upset, for she knew it was a gesture of fondness and respect for Hector Quintero.
  • Millar didn't care much for sentiment, but he remembered Bilsland with some fondness.
Synonyms
affection, love, liking, warmth, tenderness, kindness, devotion, endearment, attachment, friendliness
liking, love, taste, partiality, keenness, inclination, penchant, predilection, relish, passion, appetite;
weakness, soft spot
informal thing, yen, jones

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Syllabification: fond·ness

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